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2013-08-14 23:28:03

For the first time in its 50 years of operation, The Doe Run Company’s (Doe Run) Southeast Missouri Mining & Milling Division (SEMO) in Viburnum, Mo., reached 2.5 million safe work hours without a lost-time injury. St. Louis (PRWEB) August 14, 2013 For the first time in its 50 years of operation, The Doe Run Company’s (Doe Run) Southeast Missouri Mining & Milling Division (SEMO) in Viburnum, Mo., reached 2.5 million safe work hours without a lost-time injury. Prior to this...

2013-08-08 23:03:13

Damaging storms rolled through the metro area on Tuesday night, leaving significant damage to homes in the St. Louis Park area. St. Louis Park, MN (PRWEB) August 08, 2013 Tuesday night storms brought hail and wind damage to several areas across the metro with cities like St. Louis Park getting some of the worst. Fly Construction, a full-service construction company based in Minnesota, has conducted several home inspections in the St. Louis Park area. "We've seen significant...

2013-07-31 23:03:44

Along with their full-house cleaning services, CottageCare® Kansas City now offers Patio Cleaning. Kansas City, MO (PRWEB) July 31, 2013 Kansas City is the heart of the Midwest. It is the largest city city in Missouri and home to more than two million people. It was founded in 1838 as the "Town of Kansas" was officially incorporated as Kansas City in 1853. Since its foundation its residents have had a deep love for family and clean homes. Now, with the help of...


Word of the Day
sough
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'
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